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Top Five Moments from the Summer of 2023
It was a summer to remember with transfer news dominating the headlines. Find out the top five moments from the summer of 2023.
Alana Vawter Dives Deep on Why She Left Stanford and Chose South Carolina
After helping Stanford reach the Women’s College World Series, Alana Vawter decided to transfer to South Carolina for her final year of eligiblity. Why did she do it? She reveals everything about the process in a Q&A.
2023 D100 Player Rankings: 30-21
Closer to the end of the D100, SEC sluggers, pitchers from the state of Oklahoma and already pro stars are in the 30-21 section.
Canady Gives Stanford a Star and Role Model to Build Around
Stanford freshman NiJaree Canady was the breakout star of the Women’s College World Series, and she doesn’t plan to settle for just one trip.
The 50 Most Impactful Players in D1 Softball According to 643 Charts wWAA Model
Who is the most impactful player in Division I Softball? Find out as we launch the wWAA model with our friends at 643 Charts.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, May 6
Washington wins a Pac-12 pitching duel, Oklahoma rallies for its 40th straight victory and walk-off celebrations sweep the nation. That and more from Saturday’s action.
Brady’s Breakdown: No. 10 Stanford at Arizona State
Stanford showed how lethal the duo of Alana Vawter and NiJaree Canady can be in a 4-2 win over Arizona State on Friday.
Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings: Week 9
D1Softball’s Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings in Week 9 of the 2023 season are led by Megan Faraimo and Kinzie Hansen.
Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings: Week 7
D1Softball’s Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings in Week 7 of the 2023 season are led by Valerie Cagle and Kinzie Hansen.
What We Learned: Huskies Bash, Longhorns Learn Quickly, a Bruins Leader Returns
Washington has Baylee Klinger’s back, which makes it tough to pitch around the All-American. Texas’ freshman class is on a historic pace. Aaliyah Jordan’s return inspires UCLA. That and more in What We Learned.
Daily Dozen: Friday, March 17
USF had an unlikely hero in a pair of walk-off wins.
Washington beats UCLA in Westwood.
Ashley Rogers tames the Tigers.
Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings: Week 5
D1Softball Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings in Week 5 of the 2023 season are led by Stephanie Schoonover and Terra McGowan.
Daily Dozen: Friday, March 10
Florida State delivers an opening statemen in Stillwater, Texas newcomers help beat Alabama and pitchers had their day in the circle. That and a lot more in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen from Friday.
What to Watch Week 5: Heavyweight Showdown in Stillwater; SEC and Pac-12 Begin
Florida State travels to Oklahoma State for a rare three-game nonconference series between power programs. Plus, the Pac-12 and SEC begin play. That and more in What to Watch for Week 5.
Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings: Week 3
D1Softball released its first Pitcher and Catcher Power Rankings of the 2023 season. Kelly Maxwell and Ally Shipman lead their positions.
What We Learned: Baylor’s Perseverance Pays Off, Stanford Deals and Cowgirls Crush
If at first you don’t succeed against Oklahoma, keep trying. And trying. Baylor’s persistence ended OU’s reign at No. 1. And that’s just one of Week 2’s lessons.
Daily Dozen: Friday, February 17
There were homers and no-hitters everywhere. Kara Dill’s team upset her former coach. Texas A&M’s pitching staff shined. That and more in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen.
Rhi’s Rundown: Vawter Tames Georgia’s Offense in 10-Inning Win
Stanford ace Alana Vawter held Georgia’s offense in check for 10 innings to lead the Cardinal to a 3-1 win over the host Bulldogs on a day where pitching dominated at the Red and Black Classic.
Daily Dozen: 2023 Opening Day, Feb. 9
Another thriller between Georgia and UCF. Liberty nearly took down Oklahoma. A true freshman threw a no-hitter. Opening day of the 2023 had everything and the Daily Dozen is back to get you caught up on all of it.
Tara’s Take: Opening Day at the Mark Campbell Collegiate Invitational
Washington edges Duke in the first Top 25 matchup of the season, Stanford bests LMU, and Oklahoma starts slow in a pair of wins. That and more in Tara’s Take.
D1Softball Preseason All-Americans
No. 1 Oklahoma and No. 2 UCLA headline a talented pool of players as we unveil the 2023 D1Softball Preseason All-Americans.
2023 Preseason Power Rankings: Pitcher
The D1Softball Position Power Rankings kicks off with the best in the circle. Kelly Maxwell starts the year at the top of the list. Who else joined her?
Pac-12 Preview: Who can Battle the Bruins for the Top Spot?
UCLA appears to be the favorite heading into the season. What other Pac-12 teams can challenge the Bruins? Find out in the Pac-12 Preview
2022 Fall Report: Stanford
On paper, the Stanford roster looks almost identical as the Super Regional team. However, head coach Jessica Allister sees a vastly improved team based on what the freshmen class has to offer.
Final Pitcher Power Rankings
Here is the final D1Softball Pitcher Power Rankings, headlined the aces of Oklahoma State and USF in Kelly Maxwell and Georgina Corrick.
2022 D150 Player Rankings: 45-31
Who were the best players of the 2022 college softball season? Based upon offensive stats, defensive impact, how valuable they were to their team and a splash of postseason success, D1Softball compiled the best 150 players of this past season. The D150 list will be released 15 players at a time until the top spot is unveiled. Today, we release players 45-31: 45. Bailey Vannoy, […]
Stanford Super Regional: From last four in to OKC, Beavers shutout Cardinal for spot in WCWS
Mariah Mazon got Oregon State out of a big jam and has the Beavers back in the Women’s College World Series for the first time since 2006.
Stanford Super Regional: Mazon puts the Beavers one win away from Oklahoma City
Mariah Mazon struck out 11 Stanford batters and is one win away from adding a Women’s College World Series appearance to her resume.
Super Regional Preview: Oregon State at Stanford
In a Super Regional showdown not many predicted, Stanford will host Oregon State to guarantee the Pac-12 at least one spot in OKC.
Daily Dozen: Friday, April 22
Texas A&M rallies to upset Alabama, Florida State clinches the series against Clemson and Stanford ends another streak. That and more in Friday’s Daily Dozen.
Pac-12 Notebook: Alana Vawter deserves the spotlight, ASU is here for now and the future
Alana Vawter’s career has been building for a national spotlight. Arizona State’s first-place look isn’t a mirage, now or for the future. That and more in this week’s Pac-12 notebook.
D1Softball’s Weekly Awards: Alo, Vawter, Landry
Oklahoma’s Jocelyn Alo, Stanford’s Alana Vawter, and Louisiana’s Sam Landry take home the D1Softball weekly honors.